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Hand One - East deals, both vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) AT3
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) J9854
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) Q742
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) K

 
West North East South
2images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) * pass
3images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) * 4images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) pass ?

  2images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) is a weak two in either major.
  3images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) asks East to pass with hearts, else bid 3images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes).
  4images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) is natural.

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Hand Two - North deals, nil vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) AJ8743
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) J98
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) 3
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) Q86

 
West North East South
1images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) pass
pass 2images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) pass ?

  
 

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Hand Three - East deals, both vul, IMPs. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 95
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) AKQ54
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) J6
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) 9865

 
West North East South
1images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) pass
pass 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 2images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) ?

  
 

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Hand Four - North deals, EW vul, Matchpoints. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) AKQJ73
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) T964
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) 83
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) 9

 
West North East South
1images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) pass 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes)
pass 2NT pass ?

  

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Hand Five - East deals, both vul, Matchpoints. You are South.
 
images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 5
images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) KT9
images/diamondsm.gif (109 bytes) A72
images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes) KJT976
 
West North East South
pass 1images/clubsm.gif (113 bytes)
1images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) 1images/spadesm.gif (111 bytes) 3images/heartsm.gif (112 bytes) pass
pass dbl pass ?

  
 

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